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noun as in pugilist

Strong matches

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We no longer have prizefights where people batter each other to death.

She trained for Justine like a prizefighter trains for an opponent, studying her every decision from inside out.

There the housekeeper selected a driver, a burly man who looked as if he might have been an ex-prizefighter.

I raised my arms over my head like a prizefighter and made my exit from Social Studies and began the perp-walk to the office.

Peggy scowled and doubled up her fists, thinking of a picture of a prizefighter that she had once seen.

He was a well-known prizefighter that young Sales Wilson had picked up and brought down to teach the boys.

We rarely find an artist who takes much interest in jurisprudence, or a prizefighter who is an acute metaphysician.


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On this page you'll find 4 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to prizefighter, such as: boxer, and bruiser.

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